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The Wellcome Library is one of the greatest specialist collections on the history of medicine and the medical humanities. It houses over 2.5 million items of extraordinary range and diversity, including books, films, archives, manuscripts and artworks from around the world.



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Medical Officer of Health reports
Medical Officer of Health reports
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68,411
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2.3M
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The reports were produced each year by the Medical Officer of Health (MOH) of a district and set out the work done by his public health and sanitary officers. They provided vital data on birth and death rates, infant mortality, incidence of infectious and other diseases, and a general statement on the health of the population. The reports also allowed the authors to express the diversity of their local communities and their own personal interests so sometimes contained unexpected and quirky...
Wellcome Journals
Wellcome Journals
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14,230
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742,196
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To browse journals by title, please click here . The journals collection is part of the Wellcome Library, one of the world’s major resources for the study of medical history.   The Library houses 2.5 million items of exceptional diversity, including books, films, archives, manuscripts and artworks from around the world.    The journals comprise a very large collection, going back as far as the late eighteenth century, and are representative of the broad span and...
Chemist and Druggist
Chemist and Druggist
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6,967
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2.8M
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Chemist and Druggist, the leading trade journal for the pharmacy community in the UK, has been in continuous publication since 1859. It contains a wealth of information for studying the history of medicine and pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry. Also contained in its pages are many striking visual examples from over 150 years of developments in advertising, packaging and graphic design. The Chemist and Druggist has been made available by the Wellcome Library , one of the greatest...
Wellcome Sexology Collection
Wellcome Sexology Collection
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56
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270,945
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Resources digitised to compliment the Wellcome Collection Sexology exhibit, 2014-15.
Wellcome Library
by Solomon, King of Israel. n 80024516; Mathers, S. L. MacGregor (Samuel Liddell MacGregor)
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Limited ed. of 500 numbered copies
Topic: Jewish magic
Wellcome Library Moving Image Collection
Wellcome Library Moving Image Collection
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504
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897,483
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by Wellcome Library
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The history of medicine in film The Moving Image and Sound Collection (MISC) is part of the Wellcome Library , one of the greatest specialist collections on the history of medicine and the medical humanities. The Library houses over 2.5 million items of extraordinary range and diversity, including books, films, archives, manuscripts and artworks from around the world. This selection of over 200 digitised videos from MISC covers all aspects of 20th century healthcare and medicine. Some of the...
Topic: medical
Wellcome Library
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Issued also without series title and vignette of Wagner on cover
Topic: Mental Disorders
Wellcome Library
by Stokes, W. D
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40 pages ; 17 cm
Topics: 93-1541, Galen, Anti-Vaccinating Society
Wellcome Trust Publications
Wellcome Trust Publications
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147
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84,735
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Historic printed material published by the Wellcome Trust.
Issued in a limited edition of "only three thousand copies"
Topics: Erotic literature, Erotic art, Sex in literature, Pornography, Sex, Prostitution, Homosexuality,...
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals
Wellcome Library
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61 pages : 23 cm
Topics: Hopkins, Matthew, -1647, Witchcraft -- history, Witchcraft, England
The gentleman's magazine.
The gentleman's magazine.
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69
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4,810
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Library
by Grose, Francis, 1731?-1791. n 50032813
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ESTC
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Topic: English language
Acta eruditorum
Acta eruditorum
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62
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7,678
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Forensics Collection
Wellcome Forensics Collection
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84
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40,551
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Resources digitised to compliment the Wellcome Collection Forensics exhibit, 2014-15.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals
Edition limited to 300 numbered copies on French hand-made paper"
Topic: Sex
Bullettino delle scienze mediche
Bullettino delle scienze mediche
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75
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2,795
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
3000 copies were privately printed by the anthropological branch of the Falstaff Press in 1933
Topics: Paraphilias, Sex, Homosexuality, Prostitution, Erotica, Nudity
Wellcome Library
by Lévi, Éliphas, 1810-1875. n 50032513
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t. 1. Dogme.--t. 2. Rituel
Topic: Magic
Wellcome Library
by Däath, Heinrich. n 2005181550
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Topic: Medical astrology
Published in America under the title 'Typee'
Topic: Polynesians
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals
Includes index
Topic: Beauty Culture
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Annali universali di medicina
Annali universali di medicina
collection
138
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5,420
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Library
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Topic: Chemistry
Wellcome Sexology Collection
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Topic: Sex customs
Wellcome Library
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Includes index
Topic: Afternoon teas
Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Chemist and Druggist
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Topics: Pharmacy, Drug Industry
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Library
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94 pages cdxxxii pages : 30 1/2 cm
Topics: Paper industry -- History, Papermaking -- History, Watermarks, Papermaking, Watermarks
Wellcome Library
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xv pages, 120 preliminary leaves ; 32 cm
Topics: Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms, Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms
1 unnumbered leaf, 2, vij (i.e. xii), 14 pages, 464 unnumbered pages ; (folio)
Topics: Breton language -- Dictionaries, Breton language
The philosophical magazine.
The philosophical magazine.
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77
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2,253
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Topics: Astrology, Astrology
Wellcome Library Sound Collection
Wellcome Library Sound Collection
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261
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30,940
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The sound archive includes ‘born-digital’ and older formats such as audio-cassettes and CDs of radio programmes on medical, biomedical and medical-historical topics. Non-broadcasted material includes recordings documenting exhibitions, interviews, lectures, conferences, seminars and symposia, many of which were organised by the Wellcome Trust.
Topics: wellcome, sound recordings
Contains vocabularies
Topics: Egyptian language, Mythology, Religion, Folklore
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Sade, marquis de, 1740-1814
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In illustrated wrapper with cover title: Marquis de Sade
Topic: Erotic literature
Wellcome Library
by Le Vasseur, A
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"La présente édition en français ... n'est autre chose que la rajeunissement complet de la traduction attribuée à A. Levasseur dans le catalogue Brunet." -- "Avertissement," t. 1, p. [v]
Topic: Magic
Printer's imprint at foot of half-title: Knight and Compton, printers
Topics: Occultism, Alchemy, Magic
Added illustrated t.-p. with title: Beeton's book of household management
Topics: Cooking, Housekeeping
Wellcome Library
by Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947. n 80057223
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"Published for subscribers only."
Topics: Occultism, Magic, Magic, Occultism
Wellcome Library
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Title on binding: Alphabatae variae
Topics: Kurdish language, Kurdish language
Topics: Amulets, Superstitions, Amulets, Superstition
Wellcome Library
by Stern, Bernhard, 1867-1927; Berger, David, tr
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Translation of : Geschlechtsleben in der Türkei : mit Beruecksichtigung der muslemischen Nachbarlaender und der ehemaligen Vasallenstaaten : eigene Ermittlungen und gesammelte Berichte / von Bernhard Stern"
Topics: Sex, Sexual Behavior
Wellcome Library
by Giles, Herbert Allen, 1845-1935
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xviii, 84, 1711 pages ; 27 cm
Topics: Chinese language -- Dictionaries -- English, Chinese language
Topics: Vaccination, Vaccination
Several prefaces and appendices to sections inserted, with individual roman pagings (245 p. in all)
Topics: Military Medicine, Military Nursing, Hospitals, Military
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Topics: Erotica, Paraphilias, Sadomasochism
Wellcome Library
by Liddell, Henry George, 1811-1898
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xlv, 2042, xi, 153 pages ; 30 cm
Topic: Greek language
Wellcome Library
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"Comprising information concerning all persons bearing hereditary or courtesy titles, knights, companions of all the various orders, and the collateral branches of all peers and baronets"
Topic: Genealogy and Heraldry
Wellcome Library
by Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947. n 80057223
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Topics: Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947, Substance-Related Disorders, Drug abuse, Drug addicts
Wellcome Library
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Includes index
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Topics: Roads, Prehistoric, Mounds, Megalithic monuments, Megalithic monuments, Mounds, Roads, Prehistoric
Wellcome Library
by Faxian, approximately 337-approximately 422. n 81109233; Beal, Samuel, 1825-1889. n 50005716; Yang, Xuanzhi, -555? Mission of Hwui Seng and Sung Yun. n 82219209
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Manuscript notes
Topics: Sung, Yün, active 6th century, Hui-shêng, active 6th century, Travel, Buddhism
Annales de chimie et de physique
Annales de chimie et de physique
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56
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2,668
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Berg, Karl.; Berg, Karl
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Topic: Sadism
Wellcome Library
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xxxi, 296 pages ; 19 cm
Topics: Herbs -- History, Cosmetics -- history, Herbal cosmetics, India
Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Nogaret, François Félix, 1740-1831; Rosa, Giovanni della; Elluin, François Roland, 1745-1810; Borel, Antoine, 1743-1810; Aretino, Pietro, 1492-1556. Sonetti lussuriosi. French
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"Avant-propos" (p. [5]-6) signed: Giov. della Rosa
Topics: Erotic literature, Pornography, Coitus
Includes index
clxxxv, 2570 pages : 27 cm
Topics: Genealogy and Heraldry, Baronetage, Nobility, Great Britain
Chemist and Druggist
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Topics: Pharmacy, Drug Industry
Wellcome Library
by Thompson, C. J. S. (Charles John Samuel), 1862-1943. n 50008333
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Bibliography: p. 315-316
Topics: Magic, Witchcraft, Magic, Witchcraft
Wellcome Library
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Wellcome Library
by Kent, J. T. (James Tyler), 1849-1916
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Issued in 10 parts
Topics: Homeopathy, Materia Medica
"The sale of this book is restricted to members of the Medical and Legal Professions, Scientists, Anthropologists, Psychologists, Sociologists, Criminologists, and Social Workers"
Wellcome Library
by Kraemer, Heinrich, -1508
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xlv, 277 , 1 unnumbered page : 31 cm
Topics: Demonology, Witchcraft, Criminal law, Criminal procedure, Demonology, Witchcraft
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.